What does intended mean?

Definitions for intended
ɪnˈtɛn dɪdin·tend·ed

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word intended.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. intendedadjective

    resulting from one's intentions

    "your intended trip abroad"; "an intended insult"

  2. intendedadjective

    future; betrothed

    "his intended bride"

Wiktionary

  1. intendednoun

    Fiancé or fiancée.

  2. intendedadjective

    Planned.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Intended

    of Intend

  2. Intendedadjective

    made tense; stretched out; extended; forcible; violent

  3. Intendedadjective

    purposed; designed; as, intended harm or help

  4. Intendedadjective

    betrothed; affianced; as, an intended husband

  5. Intendednoun

    one with whom marriage is designed; one who is betrothed; an affianced lover

Editors Contribution

  1. intendedverb

    Verb form of the word intend.

    She had intended to get a card but chose to focus on the people around her in that moment, she got one the next day.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 1, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'intended' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1449

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'intended' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3552

Anagrams for intended »

  1. detinned, indented

  2. Detinned

  3. Indented

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of intended in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of intended in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of intended in a Sentence

  1. Steve Honig:

    Amanda is embarrassed and ashamed this happened and sincerely apologizes to hotel security and the Las Vegas Police Department, amanda is a gentle, respectful person who has never gotten physical with anyone under any circumstance. That evening she had a few drinks at a bachelorette party and when hotel security asked her and Bobby to quiet down, she got a bit rambunctious. Amanda gave Bobby what she thought was a playful shove ; hotel security did their job and reported the incident to the police, who in turn did their job. Despite Bobby explaining this was not an ill-intended shove, the police still had to do their job, which Amanda completely respects and understands.

  2. Robert Frost:

    The greatest thing in family life is to take a hint when a hint is intended-and not to take a hint when a hint isn't intended.

  3. Jens Stoltenberg:

    We have the right to ask : Against whom is this expansion intended ?

  4. Jeff Flake:

    The Constitution gives Congress the primary role in regulating trade, and certainly tariffs, not the President, so, the President is using an exemption that was never intended for that purpose.

  5. Sanjay Desai:

    It’s one component of so many that play a role in that relationship, to me it seems that these observational trials have demonstrated the intended effect of these changes hasn’t been realized.

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